Washington, DC (JBANC) – The Joint Baltic American National Committee (JBANC) participated in this year’s third “Ukrainian Days” advocacy event on Capitol Hill, organized by the Ukrainian National Information Service (UNIS) and Ukrainian Congress Committee of America (UCCA). The day commenced with a morning briefing session at the Heritage FoundationContinue Reading

Washington, DC (JBANC) – The Central and East European Coalition (CEEC) held a timely policy seminar on September 27 on Capitol Hill on the topic of “Russia on NATO’s Doorstep: The West’s Response to the Kremlin’s Wargames.” The purpose was to examine the execution, outcomes, and aftermath of Russia’s large-scaleContinue Reading

Central and East European Coalition (CEEC) invites you to a policy seminar “Russia on NATO’s Doorstep: The West’s Response to the Kremlin’s Wargames” to examine the execution, outcomes and aftermath of Russia’s large-scale “Zapad 2017” military exercise! Confirmed speakers: Ambassador Kurt Volker, Special Representative for Ukraine Negotiations Stephen Blank, AmericanContinue Reading

As Russia’s quadrennial military exercise Zapad approaches, there’s no shortage of analysis and commentary on what to expect. Scheduled to start on September 14th and run for seven days, Zapad 2017 has been a hot topic among think tanks, NGOs, Russia experts, military experts, and other interested parties for theContinue Reading

WHAT: The Joint Baltic American National Committee, Inc. (JBANC) urges individuals and organizations concerned with Russia’s destabilizing and aggressive actions abroad to contact their congressional representatives. Urge your representative to advocate for a quick and resounding vote on the bill, S.722 “Countering Iran’s Destabilizing Activities Act of 2017,” which includesContinue Reading

EANC’s sister organization from the Central and East European Coalition (CEEC) representing Ukrainian Americans held an advocacy event on June 14 in Washington to call attention to legislation relevant to ending the conflict in Ukraine. The Ukrainian Congress Committee of America (UCCA) together with the Ukrainian National Information Service (UNIS)Continue Reading